The slain journalist had no shortage of enemies, having penned stories critical of many prominent local politicians as well as businessmen, both local and foreign, and allegedly corrupt dealings.
Mediterranean island of Malta is stunned after its best known anti-graft journalist dies in a car bomb attack
The death toll is expected to rise after a car bomb attack in in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu which has killed at least six people and wounded 20 others
Several people have been killed in the attack in Mogadishu
Muslim militants fighting for a separate state in the south of the predominantly Buddhist country are suspected of carrying out the attack in the city of Pattani.
At least six people have been killed when a car laden with explosives rammed into a cafe and blew up in the centre of Mogadishu.
Security sources in Syria say more than 40 people including 35 civilians have been killed by an ISIL car bomb near al-Bab.
A car bomb exploded in the garden of a housing complex in the southeastern Turkish town of Viransehir on Friday. A child was killed. 17 people were wounded.
A three-year-old boy has been killed and 15 others wounded by car bomb attack in southeastern Turkey.
A car bomb has killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in Baghdad.
A car bomb attack in Turkey has killed at least two people and wounded more than 30 others in the southern city of Adana.
Three children are believed to be among at least seven people killed in a car bomb attack in Benghazi.
Cheick Ag Aoussa was the number two in the High Council for the Unity of Azawad, one of many armed groups in the country.
Six bombings claimed by the self-styled Islamic State hit government-held areas and a Kurdish-controlled province on Monday.
Hospital officials in the Yemeni port city of Aden say at least 60 people have died and dozens were injured in an ISIL-claimed suicide bomb attack on a military…
A car bomb attack on a police headquaters in the Turkish town of Cizre has killed at least 11 people.
A car bomb attack on a police headquaters in the Turkish city of Cizre has killed at least nine people.
At least six people have died in a car bombing outside a police station in southeast Turkey.
The al Shabaab Islamist group has claimed responsibility for a deadly car bomb and gun attack in Mogadishu.